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Peer2Peer Finance News | September 18, 2019

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P2PGI grows NAV and draws line under Urica

September 28, 2018 |

P2P Global Investments (P2PGI) appears to be on the path to recovery, after posting another month of net asset value (NAV) growth.

The alternative finance-focused investment trust increased its NAV by 0.5 per cent in August. This follows growth of … Read More

P2PGI NAV grows again but legacy issues remain

July 2, 2018 |

P2P GLOBAL Investments (P2PGI) saw its net asset value (NAV) returns improve slightly in May but has warned it is still suffering from legacy portfolio issues.

The alternative finance-focused investment trust reported a NAV total return of 0.42 per cent … Read More

P2P Global Investments founder Simon Champ departs

June 7, 2018 |

THE FOUNDER of the first peer-to-peer focused investment trust has left the fund.

Simon Champ, who helped launch P2P Global Investments (P2PGI) in 2014, departed a few weeks ago “by mutual agreement,” a spokesperson for the fund told Peer2Peer Finance … Read More

The P2P Power 50

October 2, 2017 |

PEER-TO-PEER lending has rapidly grown into a multi-billion-pound industry, bringing together the best in banking and technology as well as lawyers, regulators, analysts and fund managers.

So, who are the key players influencing the UK’s P2P sector? The inaugural Peer2Peer … Read More

The next evolution

July 18, 2017 |

Peer-to-peer focused investment trusts have had mixed fortunes since their fruition, with some adapting their business models as a result. With many P2P platforms showing stratospheric growth, are the sector’s funds falling behind?

THE PEER-TO-PEER SECTOR has changed dramatically in … Read More

Pollen Street to take control of MW Eaglewood in altfin mega-deal

May 24, 2017 |

POLLEN STREET Capital is to take a controlling stake in MW Eaglewood, creating one of Europe’s largest alternative finance-focused investment managers, with assets of around £2bn.

Pollen Street, which manages the Honeycomb Investment Trust, will become the majority shareholder … Read More

P2P lenders see opportunities in trade finance

April 7, 2017 |

TRADE finance is becoming a targeted area of growth for peer-to-peer lending platforms.

MarketInvoice, which provides invoice financing, has signalled its intentions to expand into trade finance, while Sancus Finance, formerly Platform Black, says businesses are increasingly turning to the product … Read More

P2PGI shifts focus to asset-backed loans

January 13, 2017 |

P2P GLOBAL Investments (P2PGI) is increasing its focus on asset-backed lending.

Simon Champ, chief executive of MW Eaglewood, which manages the London-listed fund, said investing in asset-backed lending had always been an aim and that opportunities were now presenting themselves.

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P2PGI looks to UK loans after disappointing year

November 30, 2016 |

INVESTMENT trust Peer-to-Peer Global Investments (P2PGI) will shift its focus towards UK loans following a disappointing year, Peer-to-Peer Finance News has learned.

The fund, which is managed by MW Eaglewood, has traditionally been weighted towards US consumer loans. However, Simon … Read More